Please join us on Wed. October 16th at 5pm for an evening of local food, networking, food and Ag sector entrepreneur presentations, and a tour of Go Green Agriculture!
Slow Money is a social network of investors, entrepreneurs, thought-leaders, farmers, donors and everyday folks who are interested in helping to strengthen, diversify and sustain our local food system.
Investors will find innovative, motivated entrepreneurs seeking growth capital, as well as alternatives to directly invest in a way that can improve returns, eliminate fees, keep profits local, better diversify risk, and more.
Slow Money SoCal is a non-profit, volunteer powered organization,
so a donation of $5 to $15 will be suggested at the door,
or can be contributed when you RSVP.
Thank you for helping us cover our related expenses and staying community powered!
5:00-5:40pm Sampling by Vendors
5:40-6:00pm Go Green Tour
6:00-6:30pm Entreprenuers Pitch
6:30-6:50pm Structured Networking
6:50-7:20pm Discussion Panel
7:30-8:00pm Additional Vendor tastings and Networking
Entrepreneurs contributing to building a healthy local food system will present a brief overview of their business and growth opportunity. Opportunities for funding, investment, alliance, etc. can be followed up on directly at the end of the evening.
- Go Green
- Rau Choc Drink
- Bon Afaire
- Montado Farms
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Slow Money SoCal
Slow Money SoCal is a volunteer non-profit network that connects farmers, entrepreneurs, investors, thought-leaders and everyday folks interested in developing alternatives that help strengthen, and diversify our local Southern California food system.
Slow Money SoCal is the Southern California chapter of Slow Money, the movement and national nonprofit organization that catalyzes investments in local food systems. In over 15 local networks across the North America, entrepreneurs, investors, foodies, and localization activists have joined forces to rebuild the economics of local food and agriculture.
Slow Money SoCal's Mission:
- To build a diverse Southern California community focused on aligning our money and our values through investing in local, sustainable food businesses.
- To inspire and educate people about the connected nature of slow investing and food system change.
- To catalyze new and democratic opportunities for investment in businesses that yield a sustainable food system for all.
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